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Framing Paradise: Photography and WaikīkīOctober 7, 2012 - December 7, 2012
Manoa Campus, Art Building, University of Hawai'i Art Gallery
Millions of tourists flock to Waikīkī annually with cameras at-the-ready. Such travelers have been lured to and by Waikīkī for over a century—it is a place that has shaped the very idea of tourism. Early photographers snapped images of Waikīkī’s natural beauty, water sports, beaches, and cosmopolitan man-made structures. The amalgamation of these images created a visual mythology and iconography of Waikīkī that tourists sought to experience and capture for themselves. Through the medium of photography, "Framing Paradise: Photography and Waikīkī" explores interactions and encounters with Waikīkī.
"Framing Paradise: Photography and Waikīkī" features selections from "Hawaii," a portfolio by internationally recognized photographer Daido Moriyama, and from "Waikiki ’73," a portfolio by established Hawai‘i-based photographer Eric Yanagi, as well as over one hundred archival photographs taken by professionals and amateurs from the late 1800s to the mid-1900s. Written contributions by a number of local individuals bring a variety of voices and perspectives to the photographs on view. The education section of the exhibition provides visitors opportunities to compare significant events in the development of photography and Waikīkī.
Gallery hours: Mon. - Fri. 10:30 – 5:00; Sun. 12:00 – 5:00. Closed: Saturdays; Nov. 6, Election Day; Nov. 12, Veterans Day; Nov. 22, Thanksgiving Day; Nov. 23, gallery closed. Admission is free. Donations are appreciated. Parking fees may apply.
Department of Art and Art History; College of Arts and Humanities; and Mānoa Arts & Minds, Manoa Campus
Sharon Tasaka, 956-6888, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.hawaii.edu/art/exhibitions/art_gallery/
|Friday, November 30|
|7:30am||The Wellness Center - Fitness Class Schedule
Maui Campus, Pilina Bldg., Wellness Center
|9:00am||Lā Mele 2012
Manoa Campus, Kamakakūokalani Hālau o Haumea and Hemenway Hall Mānoa Gardens
|9:30am||Holiday Swags from your Backyard
Manoa Campus, Lyon Arboretum, 3860 Manoa Rd.
|11:00am||EWC Holiday Craft Fair
Manoa Campus, East-West Center, John A. Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Rd. (corner of Dole St. and East-West Rd)
|11:45am||Patsy T. Mink Legislative Fellowship Informational Session
Manoa Campus, Law School, CR 5
Manoa Campus, Kama 201
|12:30pm||American Studies Coffee Hour: FAFSA, Scholarships, & Financial Aid
Manoa Campus, Tokioka Room (Moore Hall 319)
|1:00pm||Transfer Student Orientation to UHH
Hilo Campus, UCB Rm. 127
|1:30pm||Cell & Molecular Biology Final Oral
BioSciences Building, T208
|2:00pm||Introduction to Aquaponics for Sustainability
Windward Campus, Hale Uluwehi
|3:00pm||EALL Talk Series
Manoa Campus, Moore 258
|6:30pm||Winter Ball 2012
Manoa Campus, Campus Center Ballroom
|7:00pm||UH Musical Theater Review
Manoa Campus, Orvis Auditorium
|7:00pm||Music in the Air Student Showcase
Windward Campus, Paliku Theatre
Manoa Campus, Prime Time in the Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
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